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  1. Gold in silver screen: Foreign investors set eyes on Vietnam's film marketRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    For the first time in its five-year history, Moviemov -- a traveling film festival sponsored by the Italian Ministry of Heritage and Culture to promote the country's movies in Asia -- made its debut in Vietnam last month. Speaking to the press, the festival's artistic director Goffredo Bettini said Italian filmmakers were eying the Southeast Asia's film market with a focus on Vietnam.


  2. Nostaliga: Old friend involved in futile peace deal - by Geoff BrowneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Your Leek Paper

    An informal shot of Leek's MP, Harold Davies, right, with sixties Prime Minister Harold Wilson a Post & Times picture by Dave Randle. St Edward Street as it was before 1900.


  3. Police ban free iced tea for the poor on Hanoi sidewalk, spark outrageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thanh Nein News

    The box of iced tea offered on Giai Phong street in Hanoi downtown with a note saying "Free iced tea." Police seized it on July 27, 2015.


  4. Meet Vietnam's gay power couple: U.S. ambassador and his husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wave

    Former U.S. President Bill Clinton, right, Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh MInh, second from right, Clayton Bond, spouse of U.S. Ambassador Ted Osius, third from right and U.S. Ambassador Ted Osius, far left, toast at an event celebrating 239th anniversary of the U.S. independence and 20th anniversary of normalization of relations between the U.S. and Vietnam on Hanoi, Vietnam on Thursday July 2. The new United States Ambassador to Vietnam, Ted Osius, who received his appointment in December, makes his first visit to Little Saigon Sunday. He takes part in a Q&A after speaking to the standing-room-only crowd in both Vietnamese and English.


  5. Married with kids: US ambassador and husband are Vietnam's - role model' gay power coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius and husband Clayton Bond with their son. They also adopted a baby girl earlier this year.


  6. Mid-autumn sales promotion for A Taste of Vietnam Culture Tour 11 days by Insight Asia TravelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Merinews

    Mid-autumn full moon festival is one of two biggest festivals of lantern in Vietnam, especially Hoi An. Insight Asia Travel is doing special tour promotion for A Taste of Vietnam Culture Tour 11 days 10 nights.


  7. Senior Advisor to the Secretary of State David Thorne to Travel to Singapore and VietnamRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | San Diego NewsCape

    Senior Advisor to the Secretary of State David Thorne will travel to Singapore on August 4; to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on August 5; and to Hanoi, Vietnam on August 6, 2015. In Ho Chi Minh City, Ambassador Thorne will visit the Fulbright University in Vietnam and engage with Young Southeast Asia Leadership Initiative members.


  8. ...Read MoreRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Creative Mac

    The mid-autumn full moon festival is one of the most famous festivals beside the Tet Holiday in Vietnam . It is very much like a good combination of Halloween and Thanksgiving in Western culture.


  9. Hanoi taxi companies steer clear of cab-hailing app GrabTaxi amid branding concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Thanh Nein News

    Many taxi companies in Hanoi have ordered their drivers to stop picking up passengers via GrabTaxi, a cab-booking mobile application that has gained popularity in Southeast Asia in recent years. News website Saigon Times Online reported on Wednesday that the companies are worried about losing their own brand values if passengers keep using the booking service that does not let them choose any particular cab companies.


  10. British PM Cameron visits Ho Chi Minh City's pagoda, stock exchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Thanh Nein News

    British Prime Minister David Cameron shakes hands with Ho Chi Minh City's Communist Party Chief Le Thanh Hai during his visit. Photo credit: Sai Gon Giai Phong British Prime Minister David Cameron surprised quite a few people during a brief visit to Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday, local media reported.


  11. NUM Public University provides top academic educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Pnompenh Post

    Since its establishment in 1983, the National University of Management has been one of the Kingdom's leading academic institutions producing highly skilled graduates in business management. Based on NUM's vision of "Excellence in Academics", the School of Graduate Studies aspires to become an outstanding academic center for education, research and services in Cambodia.


  12. Slurpees, Big Gulps coming soon to 7-Elevens in Vietnam ... but still not HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Houston Chronicle

    Today is 7-Eleven Day, and the convenience store is giving out free small Slurpees. Click through the gallery to see how movies, music and television have adopted the chain as a pop culture staple.


  13. Ton Koene photographs Vietnamese motorcyclists overloaded with trees and fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Daily Mail

    Everything but the kitchen sink! Jaw-dropping photos show intrepid delivery drivers navigating Vietnam's streets on motorbikes overloaded with balloons, trees and live FISH These jaw-dropping scenes from the streets of Vietnam will leave even seasoned tourists wondering if there is anything these motorcyclists can't balance on the back of a rusty old bike or scooter. Photographer Ton Koene captured the delivery drivers as they transported everything from trees and bags filled with live fish to cases of bottled beer and massive boxes.


  14. David Cameron becomes first British PM to visit VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | IcNetwork

    The prime minister has arrived in Hanoi for talks with leaders of the country to boost trade and tackle human trafficking David Cameron has become the first serving British prime minister to visit Vietnam. He arrived in the Communist country on a mission to boost trade and tackle human trafficking.


  15. Fight or flight: 7 shameful things that some Vietnamese do when pulled over by a copRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Thanh Nein News

    Different traffic violators behave differently when they get pulled over by a police officer. Some choose to run away.


  16. Flooding near Halong Bay kills 14Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Bangkok Post

    Three more people were missing and a number of local tourists remained stranded on nearby Co To island, which is cut off from the mainland due to torrential rain, according to a local disaster relief official. "We have no information on any foreign tourists that may have been stuck in affected areas," the official said, speaking on condition of anonymity.


  17. Airplane uproar as passenger lets child urinate into sick bagRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    A Vietnam Airlines passenger has come under fire for letting her son urinate into a sick bag in his seat, instead of using the airplane toilets. The unsavoury incident occurred on a brand new A350 plane, which currently flies between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.


  18. English Website Launched for Applying Vietnam visa from Hong KongRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | PressReleasePoint

    A totally new website to apply for Vietnam visa online from Hong Kong. The press also show steps on how to get Vietnam visa on Arrival.


  19. Vietnam's Cultural Days in US to open next monthRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Pattaya Mail

    Vietnam's Cultural Days will take place between August 8 and 12 in Washington D.C. and New York City, the US, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two countries. The event is being jointly held by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Vietnam Embassy to the US and Permanent Mission of Vietnam to the United Nations.


  20. Customer data on major Vietnamese websites vulnerable to hackers: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Thanh Nein News

    Hanoi-based online security firm BKAV said 1,507 gigabytes from 1,300 databases of many websites, including major online retailers, gaming websites, news websites and a government website, are vulnerable to hack. Nguyen Minh Duc, an Internet expert, said the data from online shopping sites are "quite sensitive" as they can contain bank account information and transaction information.